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Birth of the Dauphin, Toulouse, 1682: Capture of the Golden Fleece

Artist:
Jacques LePautre (French, ca. 1653–ca. 1684)
Date:
1682
Medium:
Etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 7/16 × 10 3/8 in. (21.5 × 26.3 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.600.3217
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: J. le Pautre fecit
At bottom center: La Conqueste de la Foison d'or Par les Argonautes

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Princes of Liechtenstein; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints, Fireworks! Four Centuries of Pyrotechnics in Prints and Drawings," June 6, 2000–July 9, 2000.

Préaud, Bibliothèque National XI.50.45
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